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†family Rigbyellidae Williams et al. 2000 (lamp shell)

Strophomenata - Productida

PaleoDB taxon number: 124122

Full reference: A. Williams, S. J. Carlson, C. H. C. Brunton, L. E. Holmer, L. E. Popov, M. Mergl, J. R. Laurie, M. G. Bassett, L. R. M. Cocks, J.-Y. Rong, S. S. Lazarev, R. E. Grant, P. R. Racheboeuf, Y.-G. Jin, B. R. Wardlaw, D. A. T. Harper, and A. D. Wright and M. 2000. Part H Brachiopoda (revised): Volumes 2 & 3, Linguliformea, Craniiformea, Rhynchonelliformea (part). Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology 1-919

Parent taxon: Lyttonioidea according to A. Williams et al. 2000

Sister taxon: Lyttoniidae

Subtaxa: Paralyttonia, Rigbyella

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Type: Rigbyella

Ecology: stationary low-level epifaunal suspension feeder